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One killed, another wounded in Tioga shooting

Saturday, January 15, 2011
One killed, another wounded in shooting

One killed, another wounded in shooting

Police say a deadly shootout began outside a bar and ended near a church in Philadelphia.

Investigators tell Action News that around 2:00 a.m. Saturday, gunfire erupted in the parking lot of the Eagle Bar, along the 3600 block of Germantown Avenue in Tioga.

The bullets stopped flying around the corner, outside East Bethel Baptist Church, on the 3700 block of Park Avenue.

A 24-year-old male was found shot twice in the chest. A 20-year-old man was found shot once in the chest.

The 24-year-old was pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital. The 20-year-old is listed in critical condition at Temple.

Police have not reported any arrests.

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